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Photo and story by Jessica Knoble / Contributing Writer A crowd of curious locals surrounded the Murfreesboro courthouse Friday night, eager to encounter Chinese culture. You guessed it; February’s Murfreesboro Art Crawl focused on celebrating the Chinese New Year, and in doing so it featured a team of Dragon Dancers and intimate Chinese art. With 2018 …

Photos and story by Erin Alexander / Contributing Writer Correction: Artists of the Boro Art Crawl are not asked to pay any fees to the venues. Participation is free for both artists and venues.   In appreciation of local talent, the Murfreesboro square gave a warm welcome to local artists and art enthusiasts Saturday at the Boro …

Photos by Shade Narramore / Contributing Photographer Story by Gerardo Palacios / Contributing Writer The Frist Center for Visual Arts hosted a free Family Festival Day Sunday, which featured Chicago artist Nick Cave’s installation, “Nick Cave: Feat.” It also featured family activities that revolved around Cave’s famous Soundsuits, which are intended to hide a person’s race, …

Photos by Tayhlor Stephenson / MTSU Sidelines Bell Buckle, Tennessee, is known for its small-town, historic vibe, making it the perfect setting for some of the state’s most popular festivals, including the RC-Moon Pie Festival and the Bell Buckle Craft Fair, which hosted thousands of festival-goers this weekend. At the Bell Buckle Craft Fair, it’s all …

Photo and story by Altima Sisavad / Contributing Writer The Murfreesboro square hosted yet another Boro Art Crawl, an event that showcases local paintings, crafts, music, dance and more, Friday night. A tribal belly-dancing and drumming group called Bohemian Sisters rallied a full crowd. The performers were dressed in colorful apparel and danced to a …

Story and photos by Erin Alexander / Contributing Writer The Todd Art Gallery held an opening on Monday for its new feature, a collaborative art exhibit called “ADD TO BAG,” comprised of works from Cindy Hinant, Derek Larson and Marc Mitchell. Larson, a Georgia-based artist, has a featured animation in this exhibit that was originally …